Installing BI for Defender is quite simple. BI for Defender requires no on-premises infrastructure, the app installs from Microsoft AppSource directly into your Power BI tenant. Once installed you can try the application using the supplied sample data or you can choose to request a fully functional 30-day trial license.  


  1. The user performing this step requires a Power BI Pro license, Power BI Premium Per User license, or the Power BI tenant must be licensed for Power BI Premium. Microsoft offers a free Power BI Pro trial license via self-service sign-up for those who want to try BI for Defender before purchasing Microsoft licenses. 
  2. Permissions to create an App Registration in Azure AD are required to configure the trial.

To get started select the “Install Now” button to be directed to Microsoft App Source.